UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course will help students to identify, examine and critique key sociological perspectives on social justice, citizenship, social inequalities, social inclusion and exclusion. They will explore how social justice issues are constituted and contested, examine social justice concerns in education policy and practice, and develop their theoretical, methodological and analytical social research skills.

Course Modules

Core modules: sociology of education; understanding education research. Options: gender, education and development; gender, sexuality and education; rights and education; sociology of race and education; theoretical foundations of educational ideas; understanding education policy; values, aims and society.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required, in education or sociology or a cognate discipline.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,525  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,145  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Mixed Mode
MA (Postgraduate)
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)
4 years
Variable
MA (Postgraduate)